Russian Plane Carrying KHL Team Crashes

Russian Plane Carrying KHL Team Crashes

MOSCOW — At least 44 people were killed Wednesday when a Russian jet carrying hockey players to their first match of the season crashed on takeoff in the latest blow to the country’s tainted air safety record. The Yak-42 passenger jet took off from Yaroslavl airport about 300 kilometres northeast of Moscow just as a […]

Sata Denies ‘Collapse’ Allegation

Patriotic Front Strongman, Michael Sata has dismissed allegations as false and propaganda that he collapsed yesterday in Nalolo constituency. The PF leader was speaking this when he addressed a mammoth rally in Kaoma Western Province today afternoon. The PF leader who asked the crowd if he had collapsed, the crowd responded in an emphatic ‘NO’! […]

US Urges Niger To Detain Libyan Officials In Convoy, Says Gaddafi ‘On The Run’

US Urges Niger To Detain Libyan Officials In Convoy, Says Gaddafi ‘On The Run’

The US government on Tuesday urged Niger to detain senior officials from the Gaddafi government who it believes crossed into the country in a convoy from Libya, the US State Department said. Niger officials informed the US ambassador that the convoy carried “a dozen or more” senior members of Gaddafi’s government, but gave no indication […]

SACCORD Condemns RB Over Attacks On Chieftainess Nkomeshya

SACCORD Condemns RB Over Attacks On Chieftainess Nkomeshya

The Southern African Center for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has condemned President Rupiah Banda’s public attacks on Chieftainess Nkomeshya Mukamambo the Second of the Soli people of Chongwe district. Speaking in an interview in Lusaka today with Qfm, SACCORD Executive Director Lee Habasonda said it was not necessary for President Banda to denounce […]

Lubinda Vows Not To Give ACC Information Concerning UNIPRINT

Lubinda Vows Not To Give ACC Information Concerning UNIPRINT

Kabwata Patriotic Front parliamentary aspirant Given Lubinda has vowed not give the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) any information concerning the corruption allegations against Universal Print Group. Mr. Lubinda says he still does not see it fit to avail evidence to the ACC when it is not willing to use the evidence in national interest. In […]

FAZ Chief Hails Three Points Haul And A Fantastic Footballing Week In Zambia

FAZ Chief Hails Three Points Haul And A Fantastic Footballing Week In Zambia

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) president, Kalusha Bwalya, has hailed the Chipolopolo’s maximum points haul against the Comoros; describing the result as good and one which firmly puts the Chipolopolo on the road to the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations finals. Kalusha said the win was important as it took Zambia back to the […]

Tumfweko To Stream Live, Zambia Vs Comoros Match

Tumfweko To Stream Live, Zambia Vs Comoros Match

Tumfweko will tomorrow Sunday 4th September carry live Streaming the match between Zambia’s Chipolopolo Boys and the Comoros in the 2012 Africa Cup Group C qualifier away to Comoros starting at 14 hrs Zambian time. Those who want to tune in and listen to the live commentary are free to do so at NO COST […]

World Leaders Back New Libyan Leadership

World Leaders Back New Libyan Leadership

World leaders lined up on Thursday behind Libya’s new leadership and a UN-led effort to stabilize the country. But the struggle for Libya’s future is not over and NATO’s military operation will continue as long as needed to protect civilians, British Prime Minister David Cameron and French President Nicolas Sarkozy said. Leaders and envoys from […]

Namulambe : Lusaka Is Now MMD Stronghold

MMD chairman for elections Gabriel Namulambe says the opposition Patriotic Front should not deceive itself that Lusaka is its stronghold. Mr. Namulambe says the perception by the PF based on the last election does not reflect the current situation. Mr. Namulambe says the Patriotic Front will be shocked to see how the MMD has managed […]